Mission

Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, March 4, 2017 -
    5:30pm to 8:30pm

    2017 annual Heroes Gala presented by Indiana Grand Racing and Casino.

    There will be live music, entertainment by comedian Greg Hahn and two guest speakers. Retired General R. Martin...

  • Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium
    Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 9:00am

    Helping Hands for Freedom is hosting a day at World Wildlife Zoo in Litchfield Park on Saturday, March 18th. Please RSVP to Stella at stella.j.cook2.ctr@mail.mil and Stella will confirm your RSVP...

  • 2017 Heroes Golf Classic
    Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:00am

    We hope you can join us for this fun-filled event, which is being hosted at the beautiful Moon Valley Country Club. The proceeds for the tournament go to support our Life Enrichment Programs, Life...

Getting Involved

  • Tickets to the Diamondback Game
    Tickets to the Diamondback Game

    Thank you, Southwest Veterans Chamber for donating tickets to the Diamondbacks game.  Our Gold Star families loved it.

  • Gold Star Day at the Arizona Snowbowl
    Gold Star Day at the Arizona Snowbowl

    Gold star families braved the stormy weather to spend time together at the Arizona Snowbowl. Despite the weather conditions, the families had a great time taking the Scenic Chairlift and the lunch provided as well.

  • Gold Star Picnic in Littleton, Colorado
    Gold Star Picnic in Littleton, Colorado

    Close to 65 military children and families attend our 1st annual Gold Star Family picnic.  The magician and balloon maker was the star of the day and made sure all the kids were entertained.

    Read more here.

  • https://www.helpinghandsforfreedom.org/media/press-releases/dream-chaser-fulfilled-at-memorial-day-cubs-game
    Dream Chaser Fulfilled at Memorial Day Cub's Game

    On Monday,May 31, 2016, HHFF celebrated Memorial Day at Wrigely field with the Tristan Hotchkin, gold star son of Gunnar Hotchkin.  Tristan threw out the pitch for the Memorial Day game.

    Read the full story here.

  • Gold Star Day at Castles 'N Coasters
    Gold Star Day at Castles 'N Coasters

    Survivor Outreach Services and Helping Hands for Freedom teamed up to take Arizona Gold Star families to Castles 'N Coasters.  The families were treated to park admission, miniature golf, arcade cash, and dinner. 

    Learn more about our Life Enrichment program.

  • Gold Star Wives Day - Abuelo's Mexican Food Restaurant
    Gold Star Wives Day - Abuelo's Mexican Food Restaurant

    Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant sponsored the Gold Star Wives lunch last Saturday. Our ladies enjoyed the event. The food was superb, service was great, and the memories are to be cherished. 

    Learn more about our Life Enrichment program here.

HHFF Briefing

A Holiday Gathering for Survivors hosted by Malik Jackson and HHFF

Saturday, December 10, 2016 - What an incredible time in Jacksonville hosting a Holiday Party with Malik Jackson and over 100 military children and families in attendance. The holiday season is often tough on military families so Helping Hands for Freedom, Survivor Outreach Services, and Malik’s...